Jurisdiction, competence, application of the EU Regulation 650/2012

Madrid, 30 October 2015


9:00 - 9:15 welcome coffee
9:15 - 11:30 seminar

General greetings
Mrs. Aránzazu Beristain Ibarrola
European Commission representative in Madrid

Mr. Rafael Català Polo
Ministry of Justice, Spain

Dr. José Manuel García Collantes
President of the Consejo General del Notariado, Spain

Dr. Isidoro Calvo Vidal
Civil Law notary in A Coruña, Spain

The Habitual Residence of the Deceased and the Manifestly Closer Connection as Connecting Factor within the Succession Regulation
Prof. Dr. Peter Kindler
Ludwig-Maximilian University, Munich, Germany

Determining Jurisdiction under the EU Succession Regulation
Prof. Dr. Francesca C. Villata
University of Milan, Italy

Civil Notary competence under the UE Regulation 650/2012
Mrs. Inmaculada Espiñeira Soto
Civil Law Notary, in Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Questions and answers - first part

11:30-12:00 Coffee break
12:00 - 14:00 seminar

Recognition of judgments
Dr. Stefano Dominelli
University of Genoa, Italy

Application of the UE Regulation 650/2012 in Spain as a pluri-legislative State
Prof. Dr. Albert Font Segura
Pompeu Fabra University, Spain

Disposition of property upon death according to UE Regulation no.650/2012
Dr. Alexandra Cosmina Muntean
Civil Law Notary in Romania

Questions and answers - second part


14:00 - 15:30 Lunch break

15:30 – 18:30 Best practices exchange
Giovanni Liotta
Civil law notary in Spadafora

Introducing and presenting several practical cases
Daniele Muritano
Civil law notary in Empoli, TEP

The speakers of the morning session and Dr. Jacopo Re, representing the University of Milan as the project Coordinator, will discuss on selected practical cases

Questions and answers and closing of the event